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bullring

[boo l-ring] /ˈbʊlˌrɪŋ/
noun
1.
an arena for a bullfight.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10; bull1 + ring1
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Examples for bullring
  • He frequently envisages himself in the bullring as a picador or torero, as well as the bull.
  • The wound was so severe that authorities in the bullring immediately appealed to the audience to donate blood.
  • Along the way the car ends up in a bullring playing the role of matador, the best of several incongruous adventures.
  • He quickly takes us into the bullring and gives us a lesson in how to cheat at bullfighting.
British Dictionary definitions for bullring

bullring

/ˈbʊlˌrɪŋ/
noun
1.
an arena for bullfighting
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